Home Ministry

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Naxal Geographical Areas Reduced To 46 Districts: MHA

Geographical spread of Naxal areas reduced to 46 districts in 2021, said the Union Home Ministry in the Rajya Sabha proceedings, on March 23. Addressing the parliament session, Minister Nityanand Rai also said, the security related expenditure scheme reduced to 90 districts and civilians & security deaths to all time low from 1,005 to 147, which is 85%. Furthermore, the MHA said, under the Modi Government, the LWE regions are developing… read-more

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 07:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: MHA, Indian government, Naxal region, rajya sabha, 2021

Courtesy: ANI


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Ban On Online Gaming 'Unconstitutional', Says Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court, on February 14, overturns state legislations banning online gambling games. The bench, comprising Chief Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi and Justice Krishna S Dixit, reportedly declared the provisions in question to be ultra vires to the constitution. Notably, The Karnataka government had notified the law banning betting and wagering in online games, including skill-based games like poker and rummy, played for stakes, in… read-more

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 03:15 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Karnataka, High Court, Online game ban, lifted, Karnataka Police Act, 2021

Courtesy: ANI News

Startups India

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Delhi Added 5,000 Startups In 2021, Bengaluru Added 4,511; Economic Survey 2021

The Economic Survey 2021 revealed that national capital New Delhi managed to add over 5,000 recognised startups in the year 2021. Meanwhile, Karnataka's Bengaluru added 4,511 startups in the same year. Reportedly, India recognised over 14,000 startups in the year 2021. The data also revealed that only around 733 new startups were recognised in 2016-2017. Also, since January 10, 2012, more than 61,400 startups have been recognised in the… read-more

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 09:09 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Economic Survey, Delhi-NCR, Bangalore, Startups, 2021

Courtesy: Economic Times

Leather print bell bottoms

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Fashion Trends Like Animal Prints, Bell Bottoms Makes A Comeback

A few fashion trends of the past, that once took the fashion industry by storm, have managed to make a comeback in 2021. Fashion trends like Cold Shoulders, Animal Prints, Asymmetrical silhouettes, Bell Bottoms, and Halter necks are the ones that managed to return in 2021. According to fashion designers, the covid-19 pandemic is what motivated people to revisit past fashion trends.

Mon, 09 Aug 2021 - 09:27 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: fashion trend, Return, 2021, Bell Bottom, leather print

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New Year Party? Hangover? Easy Solutions With Basic Ingredients

New Year celebrations and alcohol are inseparable in the lives of many. However, with the fun, comes the effect of a hangover as well. But to tackle the hangover, drinking lemon water with honey is one of the best remedies. Besides, eating water-rich fruits, especially bananas, and jaggery with sesame seeds and ginger can help with the headache. It is also advisable for one to not to have alcohol with an empty stomach.

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 03:00 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: New Year Celebration, New Year, 2021

Courtesy: Times of India

Google Doodle

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Google Takes Part In New Year Celebrations, Gives Users Confetti Surprise

Just like the world prepared to say goodbye to 2020 and welcome 2021, Google also came up with an unique way to begin the new year celebrations. On December 31, Google's doodle featured a vintage birdhouse clock with 2020 mentioned on it. Besides, the alphabets of word "Google" were also embellished with fairy lights. Interestingly, whenever any user clicked on the doodle, it took them to a new page with confetti all over it.

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 04:02 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: New Year, Google, Google Doodle, 2021

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Yamaha Tracer 9 GT

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Yamaha Unveils 'Tracer 9' And 'Tracer 9 GT' Sport Bikes

Yamaha has unveiled the new 2021 'Tracer 9' and 'Tracer 9 GT' sport bikes. The bikes are endowed with third-generation 'Crossplane 3 engine', which makes 115 bhp at 10,000 rpm and a peak torque of 93 Nm at 7,000 rpm. The Tracer 9 also features a six-axis IMU derived from the Yamaha YZF-R1. The Tracer 9 GT variant will get a semi-active KYB suspension with multiple driving-modes. 

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 10:17 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Yamaha, Tracer 9 GT, Motorcycle, 2021

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2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

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Jeep Unveils '2021 Wrangler Rubicon 392'; Touted As Fastest, Most Powerful

Jeep has unveiled the '2021 Wrangler Rubicon 392'. The updated vehicle with the V8 engine is touted to be the most powerful and fastest model to be ever manufactured. The Rubicon 392 has 470 horsepower with a 6.4-litre V8 engine. The car can go from zero to 100 km in just 4.5 seconds. It will also have 32.5 inches of water clearance and improved suspension articulation. However, the prices are not disclosed yet.

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 12:26 PM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Jeep Wrangler, Car, Vehicle, 2021

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Warner Bros Pictures Unveils Trailer Of 'Tom & Jerry'

Warner Bros Pictures has released the trailer of their upcoming film 'Tom & Jerry'. The film will be providing an hybrid experience - partially animated and partially live-action. The film, set up in New York, follows Tom & Jerry's endeavour to host the "wedding of the century". Starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Michael Pena and… read-more

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 10:40 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Warner Bros, Tom & Jerry, 2021, cartoon

Ford Escape

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Ford Motor Postpones Manufacturing Of Escape SUV To 2021

Ford Motor Company on October 13 officially confirmed the postponement of the manufacturing of 'plug-in Escape PHEV SUV' to 2021. The Bloomberg News has reported that the automaker's Europe wing has recalled about 20,500 Kuga plug-in hybrid SUVs after seven of them caught fire while charging. Earlier, Ford had planned the Escape PHEV's production for spring but pushed it to the summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 11:16 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Ford, SUV, Automobile, 2021